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    Period Homes & Interiors

    chests

    Chests are an item of furniture primarily used for storage, occasionally containing a series of drawers.

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    • AN EMPIRE COMMODE

      AN EMPIRE COMMODE

      ebury trading, london, united kingdom

      A French, First Empire commode of good quality. In flame mahogany, comprising four drawers, profusely decorated with gilt – bronze mounts, with detailed gilt bronze lion paw feet and a Belgian fossil marble top. c.1810...

      £2,400.00

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    • A FRENCH 18TH CENTURY COMMODE

      A FRENCH 18TH CENTURY COMMODE

      ebury trading, london, united kingdom

      An 18th Century French provincial walnut commode, with serpentine front and five drawers. The original handles in gilt bronze, overall with a great patina. c.1780 Measures: 126cm wide x 86cm high x 60cm deep Stock Code ET03195

      £3,200.00

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    • LARGE ANTIQUE PINE DOME TOP CHEST C.1880

      LARGE ANTIQUE PINE DOME TOP CHEST C.1880

      pinefinders old pine furniture, aylesbury, united kingdom

      A very large 19th century pine chest, dating from around c.1880, in very nice condition throughout. Original carrying handles each side, and original candle box inside the chest. Recently stripped to the bare wood, ready...

      £367.00

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    • Antique Coffer, Large, English Oak, Joined Chest, Charles II Trunk, Circa 1685

      Antique Coffer, Large, English Oak, Joined Chest, Charles II Trunk, Circa 1685

      london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

      Our Stock # 11.3163

      This is an antique coffer, a late 17th century, English oak, joined chest. A Charles II trunk dating to circa 1685.

      • Substantial oak chest displaying rich, dark colour
      • Pegged joint construction with grain interest throughout
      • Triple panel chest with a desirable aged patina
      • Reciprocating carved guilloche to the front rails, stiles and muntins
      • Moulded detail to the plain field panels
      • Shield, iron lock escutcheon, key absent
      • Slab top over three-panel front and back, two-panel ends
      • Raised on extended stiles to useful height of 69cm (27.25 inches)
      • Hinged lid lifts, offering voluminous storage within and featuring a candle box

      A super antique coffer from the late 17th century. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

      Dimensions:
      Max Width: 120cm (47.25'')
      Max Depth: 57cm (22.5'')
      Max Height: 69cm (27.25'')

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      Antique Coffer, Large, English Oak, Joined Chest, Charles II Trunk, Circa 1685

      £695.00

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    • Victorian Teak Two Part Military Chest of Drawers

      Victorian Teak Two Part Military Chest of Drawers

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1860, original mid-Victorian teak two-part military chest with brass corners, straps, carrying handles, inset campaign drawer handles and ebony escutcheons. All supported on turned feet. Stock No. 27988

      £2,400.00

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    • Antique Shipwrights Chest, Victorian Coffer, English, Mid 19th Century, 1850

      Antique Shipwrights Chest, Victorian Coffer, English, Mid 19th Century, 1850

      london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

      Our Stock # 18.6004

      This is an antique shipwright's tool chest. An English, Victorian pine trunk dating to the mid 19th century, circa 1850. 

      • Crafted in antique pine displaying grain interest throughout
      • Good consistent colour and a desirable aged patina
      • Opening lid rests upon a stout bracket to the rear
      • Chest displays dovetail joinery at each corner and sits within a continuous plinth base
      • Featuring the original brass lock, key absent, and brass keyhole escutcheon
      • The generous internal chest hosts a suite of removable mahogany trays
      • Compartments are well suited to a variety of items – originally hosting a shipwright's tools
      • A pair of stout rope handles at the end for easy carriage

      A charming antique shipwright's chest with solid joints and construction. Delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

      Dimensions:
      Max Width: 109.5cm (43'')
      Max Depth: 54.5cm (21.5'')
      Max Height: 48.5cm (19'')

      Internal Width: 100.5cm (39.5'')
      Internal Depth: 44.5cm (17.5'')
      Internal Height: 41cm (16.25'')

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      Antique Shipwrights Chest, Victorian Coffer, English, Mid 19th Century, 1850

      £995.00

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    • Small Antique Carriage Chest, Victorian, Metal Bound, Pine Trunk, Circa 1870

      Small Antique Carriage Chest, Victorian, Metal Bound, Pine Trunk, Circa 1870

      london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

      Our Stock # 18.5995

      This is a small antique carriage chest. An English, Victorian, metal-bound pine trunk dating to the mid 19th century, circa 1870. 

      • Crafted in antique pine displaying grain interest throughout
      • Good consistent colour and a desirable aged patina
      • Of appealing, and unusual, diminutive proportions
      • Planked lid displays well featuring a moulded edge detail
      • Lifting on iron hinges to access storage space within
      • A brass keyhole plate to the front, lock untested as key absent
      • Benefiting from iron carry handles to either end
      • Original iron straps to corners for added strength
      • Protected by a continuous plinth base

      This charming small antique carriage chest offers English country appeal. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

      Dimensions:
      Max Width: 46cm (18'')
      Max Depth: 32cm (12.5'')
      Max Height: 28cm (11'')

      Internal Width: 41cm (16.25'')
      Internal Depth: 26cm (10.25'')
      Internal Height: 25.5cm (10'')

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      Small Antique Carriage Chest, Victorian, Metal Bound, Pine Trunk, Circa 1870

      £375.00

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    • Victorian Mahogany Military Chest

      Victorian Mahogany Military Chest

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1870, Two-part Victorian mahogany military chest with brass strapping. The rectangular top in beautifully figured mahogany with brass corners over two short and three long drawers with inset military handles and mahogany liners all...

      £1,890.00

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    • 19th Century campaign chest

      19th Century campaign chest

      martlesham antiques, martlesham, united kingdom

      An extremely rare 19th Century Anglo Colonial padouk and brass inlaid desk / chest, the top folds over to reveal and black leather inset writing surface with gilt and blind tooled decoration, with three ebony...

      £7,350.00

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    • Antique Dough Bin, Large, French, Fruitwood, Proving Chest, Mid C19th Circa 1850

      Antique Dough Bin, Large, French, Fruitwood, Proving Chest, Mid C19th Circa 1850

      london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

      Our Stock # 18.5431

      This is an antique dough bin, a large French, fruitwood, proving chest dating to the mid 19th century, circa 1850.

      • Attractive honey tones to the fruitwood panels
      • Grain interest and a desirable aged patina
      • Of good proportion offering storage space within
      • Planked top with cleated ends
      • Hinged on original iron loop hinges
      • Offering voluminous storage space within
      • Solid side panels display well
      • Traditional pegged joints, robust and stable
      • Stout square section legs, the front ones featuring shaped feet

      A great French country antique dough bin. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

      Dimensions:
      Max Width: 135.5cm (53.25'')
      Max Depth: 61cm (24'')
      Max Height: 76cm (30'')

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      Antique Dough Bin, Large, French, Fruitwood, Proving Chest, Mid C19th Circa 1850

      £1,295.00

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    • Antique Sadeli Ware Box, Anglo-Indian, Jewellery, Late 19th Century

      Antique Sadeli Ware Box, Anglo-Indian, Jewellery, Late 19th Century

      london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

      Our Stock # 18.5829

      This is an antique Sadeli ware box. An Anglo-Indian jewellery box dating to the late 19th century, circa 1880. 

      • Beautifully crafted Sadeli ware box
      • Intricate geometric design
      • In earth tones
      • The domed lid dressed with a turned pull
      • Opening to reveal a scarlet red velvet interior
      • Ruched to the inside of the lid
      • Replaced lower strip to one side and minor losses

      A super example of a Sadeli ware box. Wear commensurate with age and careful use. Ready for the home.

      Dimensions:
      Max Width: 25.5cm (10'')
      Max Depth: 25.5cm (10'')
      Max Height: 6cm (2.25'')

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      Antique Sadeli Ware Box, Anglo-Indian, Jewellery, Late 19th Century

      £395.00

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    • LARGE GEORGIAN MULE CHEST

      LARGE GEORGIAN MULE CHEST

      pinefinders old pine furniture, aylesbury, united kingdom

      A tall, and larger than average, Georgian mule chest, in very good condition for its age. Original penny end strap hinges to the lid, and original small wooden knobs to the drawers. A solid, sturdy,...

      £427.00

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    • Victorian Teak Secretaire Military Chest

      Victorian Teak Secretaire Military Chest

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1860, Victorian two-part teak military chest. The rectangular top with brass corners is over the brassbound chest with unusual brass carrying handles. There are four long drawers with a secretaire section to the top...

      £2,650.00

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    • Little alpine chest

      Little alpine chest

      antichità missaglia, albignasego, italy

      Original small Tyrolean chest, whose structure is entirely painted in deep blue. On the front two panels are embellished with bouquets of flowers. On the sides the decoration simulates the grain of the wood. This...

      £864.38

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    • Antique Ottoman, Victorian Upholstered Chest c.1870

      Antique Ottoman, Victorian Upholstered Chest c.1870

      london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

      Our Stock # 12.1573

      This is an antique ottoman dating to the Victorian period c.1870. 

      • Classic sarcophagus shape influenced by the discoveries of the time
      • Hinged tilt top rises to reveal voluminous storage space within
      • Stuffed top over robust frame providing a firm, stable seat
      • Currently upholstered in floral fabric, ripe for recovering
      • Raised on original hollowed bun feet over wooden castors

      A super piece of furniture. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

      Dimensions:
      Max Width: 86.5cm (34'')
      Max Depth: 49.5cm (19.5'')
      Max Height: 48.25cm (19'')

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      Antique Ottoman, Victorian Upholstered Chest c.1870

      £695.00

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    • Stunning Solid Oak Blanket Box / Treasure Chest    (Very Large)

      Stunning Solid Oak Blanket Box / Treasure Chest (Very Large)

      rosedale antiques, southampton, united kingdom

      A superb example of a French solid oak treasure chest / blanket box circa 1890 . Featuring beautiful folding iron handles, main lid prop and internal compartment with drop lid. This is a very large...

      £575.00

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    • Antique Coffer, Oak, Joined Chest, Three Panel Trunk, Early 18th Century c.1700

      Antique Coffer, Oak, Joined Chest, Three Panel Trunk, Early 18th Century c.1700

      london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

      Our Stock # 18.5757

      This is an antique coffer, an English oak, joined chest. An early 18th century three panel trunk dating to circa 1700.

      • Substantial oak chest displaying rich, dark colour
      • Joined construction with grain interest throughout
      • Displaying wisps of medullary rays and a desirable aged patina
      • Three panel construction to front, to and back, single to the ends
      • Muntins and stiles display modest moulded decoration
      • Iron lock plate, fastener and key absent
      • Lid opens on later, hand forged iron strap hinges
      • Voluminous, clean and tidy storage within

      A super antique coffer in English oak. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

      Dimensions:
      Max Width: 120cm (47.25'')
      Max Depth: 56cm (22'')
      Max Height: 61cm (24'')

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      Antique Coffer, Oak, Joined Chest, Three Panel Trunk, Early 18th Century c.1700

      £985.00

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    • Antique Mule Chest, English, Oak, Trunk, 18th Century, Circa 1700

      Antique Mule Chest, English, Oak, Trunk, 18th Century, Circa 1700

      london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

      Our Stock # 18.5661

      This is an antique mule chest, an English, oak trunk dating to the early 18th century, circa 1700. 

      • Attractive English oak with good colour and an aged patina
      • Three chamfered field panel front over a pair of drawers
      • Two panel sides, panelled to the reverse, raised on squat stile feet
      • The field panel front displays well with grain interest
      • Stiles, rails and muntins with visible pegs for strength
      • Panel drawer fronts dressed with later, pierced brass back-plates and drop handles
      • Thick, planked lid with moulded edge detail, lifts on iron strap hinges
      • Iron lock behind later brass lock escutcheon, key absent
      • Great proportions providing voluminous storage

      A super antique mule chest with solid joints and construction. Delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

      Dimensions:
      Max Width: 123cm (48.5'')
      Max Depth: 56cm (22'')
      Max Height: 84cm (33'')

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      Antique Mule Chest, English, Oak, Trunk, 18th Century, Circa 1700

      £2,250.00

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    • 19th Century Victorian Rosewood Wellington Chest

      19th Century Victorian Rosewood Wellington Chest

      fb antiques, rettendon common, united kingdom

      For sale is a very good quality Victorian Rosewood Secretaire Wellington Chest. The chest has 6 graduated drawers, each with turned handles. The third drawer down is a secretaire, with a fall front opening to...

      £3,500.00

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    • 19th Century Victorian Secretaire Campaign Chest

      19th Century Victorian Secretaire Campaign Chest

      fb antiques, rettendon common, united kingdom

      For sale is a good quality Victorian Mahogany Campaign Secretaire Chest. The chest has a single drawer at the top with a fall front, opening to reveal a fully fitted interior comprising of pigeon holes...

      £1,500.00

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    • 19th Century Victorian Oak Secretaire Wellington Chest

      19th Century Victorian Oak Secretaire Wellington Chest

      fb antiques, rettendon common, united kingdom

      For sale is a good quality Victorian Oak Secretaire Wellington Chest. The chest has a single drawer at the top, above two dummy drawers with drop down fronts that open to reveal secretaire,comprising of pigeon...

      £1,250.00

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    • 18th Century Dutch Marquetry Chest of Drawers

      18th Century Dutch Marquetry Chest of Drawers

      fb antiques, rettendon common, united kingdom

      For sale is a good 18th Century Dutch Marquetry Chest of Drawers. The chest has six drawers profusely inlaid and each with brass ring handles. The sides of the chest are also intricately inlaid, standing...

      £3,200.00

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    • George III Mahogany Chest with brushing slide

      George III Mahogany Chest with brushing slide

      fb antiques, rettendon common, united kingdom

      George iii mahogany bow front chest with brushing slide and three graduated drawers each with brass drop handles in splayed bracket feet. The chest is in a nice faded original colour. Dimensions Width 107cm Depth...

      £950.00

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    • George III Mahogany Chest

      George III Mahogany Chest

      fb antiques, rettendon common, united kingdom

      For sale is a good quality George III mahogany and later inlaid chest of drawers. The top of the chest has an inlaid edge above four graduated drawers, each with matching inlays and brass swan...

      £1,450.00

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    • Antique Stationery Cabinet, English, Victorian, Oak, Correspondence Chest c.1900

      Antique Stationery Cabinet, English, Victorian, Oak, Correspondence Chest c.1900

      london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

      Our Stock # 18.5625

      This is an antique stationery cabinet, an English, Victorian, oak correspondence chest dating to the turn of the last century, circa 1900.

      • Attractive medullary rays in the grain detail of the oak
      • Good consistent colour in a wax polished finish
      • Period piece with desirable aged patina
      • The canted doors dressed with brass escutcheon, lock present, key absent
      • Open on quality hinging to reveal stationery bureau beneath
      • Offering envelope and paper divisions and brass stays to the doors
      • A removable pen tray with storage beneath
      • Removing the brass pin unlocks the lower drawer
      • Drawer dressed with a drop handle on pierced brass back plate

      A super little antique stationery cabinet. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

      Dimensions:
      Max Width: 35.5cm (14'')
      Max Depth: 19.5cm (7.75'')
      Max Height: 30cm (11.75'')

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      Antique Stationery Cabinet, English, Victorian, Oak, Correspondence Chest c.1900

      £475.00

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